Tag: Atlantic Dash

Warming Up To The Atlantic Dash

The inaugural 5.3 km Atlantic Dash, postponed for a week due to unsafe conditions, got off on misty and cold conditions with the water temperature between 12-12.5°C (53.6-54.5°F). "All swimmers were accompanied by paddlers with shark shields on their crafts," explained race director Theodore Yach about the coastal swim from Clifton Fourth Beach to Three

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Atlantic Dash Is Dashed But Rescheduled

"5-meter swells bashed the coast until Sunday night for the first time in April in living memory," explained Theodore Yach about last Sunday's postponed 5.3 km Atlantic Dash. "But we race this weekend." The first swim race from Clifton Fourth Beach to Three Anchor Bay will be limited to 20 elite swimmers on April 21st. The Atlantic Dash re-evaluated its

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